Sat, 25 May 2019

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

As migrant numbers swell on the US-Mexico border, so do unmet needs

A short walk over the bridge that connects the United States to Mexico, a group of 14 Guatemalans, the youngest ...

WWII Code Talker and longtime NM lawmaker dies at 94

SANTA FE - John Pinto, a Navajo Code Talker in World War II who became one of the nation's longest ...

Medicine Treats Fatal Genetic Disease for $2M

U.S. regulators have approved the most expensive medicine ever, for a rare disorder that destroys a baby's muscle control and ...

India Has Ended Iranian Oil Imports, Ambassador Says

WASHINGTON - India has ended all imports of oil from Iran, its ambassador in Washington says, becoming the latest country ...

Trump begins his 4-day visit to Japan

Beijing [China], May 25 (ANI): US president Donald Trump on Friday embarked on a four-day visit to Japan amid trade ...

Modi is 'great man' and 'leader': Donald Trump

Washington [US], May 25 (ANI): A day after ruling BJP secured a resounding victory in the parliamentary elections, US President ...

Iran Rejects Speculations on Japanese PM's Visit

Media reports say Japanese Prime Minister Shinzo Abe will visit Iran for talks with Iranian officials on mutual ties and ...

Trump Administration Seeks Rollback of Transgender Health Protection

WASHINGTON - The Trump administration proposed Friday to roll back Obama-era discrimination protections for transgender people in health care, a ...

GOP Conservative Temporarily Blocks $19B Disaster Bill

WASHINGTON - A House GOP conservative complaining of Washington's free-spending and opaque ways blocked a $19 billion disaster aid bill ...

Defying Congress, Trump Sets Arms Sales to Saudis, UAE

WASHINGTON - U.S. President Donald Trump, saying there is a national emergency because of tensions with Iran, swept aside objections ...

(Im)migration Weekly Recap, May 19-24

WASHINGTON - Editor's note: We want you to know what's happening, why and how it could impact your life, family ...

Cambodian Authorities Close Polluting Chinese Casino

Authorities in southwestern Cambodia's Sihanoukville province have shut down a Chinese-owned casino accused of polluting an adjacent beach following the ...

Hundreds of Same-Sex Couples Tie The Knot in Taiwan After Law Passes

Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week of a landmark ...

Human Trafficking Across Myanmar-China Border Increases in 2019

The number of women from Myanmar being trafficked for marriage to Chinese husbands is increasing, according to statistics kept by ...

Turmoil Deepens With May's Exit in Britain

LONDON - Theresa May became Britain's prime minister in 2016 after the country's vote to leave the European Union prompted ...

Pompeo to Make Up Canceled Germany Trip on Europe Tour

Secretary of State Mike Pompeo next week will make up a trip to Germany he canceled earlier this month amid ...

U.S. To Send Additional 1,500 Troops To Mideast For 'Protective' Role

The United States will send 1,500 soldiers to the Middle East to bolster its forces amid rising tensions with Iran.President ...

China's Arctic Investments Generate Heat

As China's investments and involvement north of the Arctic Circle rise, so has the opposition from the United States.On May ...

'I Was Immediately Arrested And Held For More Than Six Months'

As same-sex couples lined up to register their marriages in Taiwan on Friday, the day that the democratic island's marriage ...

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Women dominate same-sex marriages in Taiwan

TAIPEI, Taiwan - Same-sex couples lined up on Friday in Taiwan to register their partnerships after the passage last week ...

U.S. president storms out of meeting in a rage

WASHINGTON DC - U.S. President Donald Trump totally lost it on Wednesday.In a lengthy statement he derided Democrats, kept repeating ...

Bomb scare in Derry/Londonderry set a trap for police

DERRY/LONDONDERRY, Northern Ireland - Ugly scenes took place in the Moss Park area of Derry/Londonderry on Thursday night when police ...

Assange hit with new charges, could see him jailed for 175 years

WASHINGTON DC - A federal grand jury has returned an 18-count superseding indictment against Julian Assange,  the founder of WikiLeaks, ...

Fears Ebola epidemic could spread beyod DRC

KINSHASA, Democratic Republic of the Congo (Central Africa) - With the Democratic Republic of the Congo's worst ever Ebola outbreak ...

India Poll - Modi wins a majority of seats

NEW DELHI/KOLKATA, India - Prime Minister Narendra Modi's Hindu-nationalist party scored a historic victory in India's general election, his foreign ...

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DONEGAL, Ireland - Announcing plans to expand its workforce in Donegal, the U.S. healthcare giant Abbott unveiled plans to create 500 new jobs in the country.Abbott Ireland currently hires c ...

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